Chittoor: The man who tortured his bride on their first night for spilling the beans on his impotency to her parents has been ordered to undergo tests to ascertain the woman's claim.

It may be recalled that Rajesh, a government teacher, thrashed his newly-wed bride mercilessly on the first night itself. Shailaja is being treated at the SWIMS in Tirupati.

Rajesh was suspended from his job and is cooling his heels behind the bars following the incident. After the police wanted to book him for cheating the girl by concealing the fact that he was impotent, the court has given its go ahead to carry out impotency tests on him. However, the court asked the police to send him for tests only after he gives his consent.

Rajesh’s father was also arrested and the police is gathering all possible evidences to book him under various sections. Rajesh is reported to have appealed to the court that all allegations leveled against him by his wife were false and that he was innocent.